Retaining much of its stunning Victorian class while also showcasing exceptional contemporary elegance thanks to considered updates, this remarkable 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom dual level residence is Fitzroy North brilliance in a tranquil tree-lined street.
With a myriad of commercial opportunities (STCA), this former home of land and insurance agent Alex Mann was built in 1885, this beauty still holds onto much of its classic history, from soaring ceilings with elegant roses to gorgeous leadlight windows. An entry opens into the dazzling and expansive lounge and dining zone, with this spacious living hub separated by a feature cast iron 360 Seguin fireplace which services both areas and is perfect for those cold winter nights.
The state of the art kitchen has been wonderfully rejuvenated to include luxurious stone benchtops, stainless steel soft-closing cabinetry, small walk-in pantry area, and premium Smeg appliances. An incredibly unique downstairs bathroom features designer wall tiles and a rain shower, while upstairs, the feature bathroom is resplendent with an attractive leadlight window over the bath.
Three dedicated bedrooms all have a location upstairs, while an expansive living zone with fireplace could also be a spacious 4th bedroom. Back downstairs and head outside to the private and peaceful courtyard and deck, which impresses with a gazebo with built-in seating and tranquil wall water feature. Other home extras include an outdoor laundry room, store room, hydronic heating, secure alarm, and a single remote off-street car space via rear laneway.
You’re next to the picturesque Edinburgh Gardens for weekend strolls and lazing in the sun, as well as being close to the vibrant Brunswick Street with lively cafes, bars, and restaurants, Fitzroy North Primary School, Isabel Henderson Kindergarten, North Carlton Kindergarten, University of Melbourne, local buses, trams, Rushall Station, and the Eastern Freeway. INSPECTION BY APPOINTMENT ONLY